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August 23, 2014

Posted by **moby** on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:39pm.

Choices

1,192

1296

1292

1440

I have tried dividing but getting know where. :( Help with steps please?

- Math 6 meters help -
**moby**, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:40pmWhat am I doing wrong? it throws me off when it says, 4 meters longer than it is wide.

- Math 6 meters help -
**Damon**, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:49pm144 = 2L + 2 w

so

L + w = 72

L = w + 4

so

w + 4 + w = 72

2 w = 68

w = 34

then L = 38

A = L * w = 38 * 34 = 1292

- Math 6 meters help -
**moby**, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7:50pmThank you!! Damon. I really appreciate you guys being here. I am writing this in my notes. Thank you again.

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